APPOINTMENTS

"Dietitians are the only qualified health professionals that assess, diagnose and treat dietary and nutritional problems at an individual and wider public-health level” - The British Dietetic Association.

 

One-to-one appointments or couple/family sessions available.

 

 

Conditions treated/advised upon:

  • Anaemia

  • Cancers – For the prevention of cancer, but also recovery and living with cancer. Specialities include gastrointestinal, haematological and solid tumour types e.g. breast, brain and prostate.

  • Disordered eating or relationships with food

  • Food allergies and intolerances (includes food pollen syndrome).

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease – including elemental, polymeric, liquid-only, adapted fibre and LOFFLEX diets

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome - including FODMAPs management.

  • Neurological conditions – including strokes and motor-neurone disease.

  • Surgical queries – pre or post-surgical management including: bariatric surgery (bypass, bands, sleeves and more), gastrointestinal including: stomas (colostomy and ileostomies), oesophagectomies or gastrectomies.

  • Nutritional deficiencies – including but not limited to Calcium, Vitamin D, Folate, B12 and Iodine.

  • Nutritional support including oral nutritional supplement assessment and prescription requests to GPs. Free samples provided for taste testing and home visits as well as care home and hospice visits possible.

  • Weight management - increasing weight, maintenance and weight-loss.

Some private medical insurances are accepted, please get in touch with your provider to check your policy.

Clinic locations:

Southend - Therapy For Life, Block A, Weston Chambers, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, SS1 1AU.

Leigh - The Leigh Clinic, 84 Elm Road, Leigh-On-Sea, Essex, SS9 1SJ.

Postal address: 32 Clarence St, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1BD.

Appointment Location: The Leigh Clinic, 84 Elm Road, Leigh-On-Sea, SS9 1SJ.

©2020 Ask a Dietitian, Laura Coster.